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OSU v. Oregon: Defensive position breakdown

SCOTT CRICHTON

CORVALLIS – Oregon's offense was stopped this past Saturday because Stanford dominated the line of scrimmage. Can the Beavers do the same this Saturday in the Civil War?

Defensive Line: The Beaver defensive front four (No.14 against the run) possesses more raw physical talent than that of the Ducks' front four. But speed and agility off the snap comes at a price against the Ducks' potent run oriented offensive approach. The defensive line for OSU has fought tooth and nail to contain mobile QB's and have had a generally miserable time doing so. They happen to be...

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